Man Ships Himself Across the Country in a Box While Gaming Online

Jordan Wayne Long is preparing for his summer vacation- seven days, locked in a crate, traveling from Bald Knob, Arkansas to Portland, Oregon. Yes, you read that right. » 6/21/11 3:00pm 6/21/11 3:00pm

Turbine Get Into The Spirit Of Things, Sack Some People

It’s not just Midway employees staring down the prospect of an unemployed start to 2009, as job cuts were also announced today for Lord of the Rings Online developers Turbine. » 12/17/08 5:00am 12/17/08 5:00am

LOTRO: Mines of Moria, New Screens Explore Khazadum

Lord of the Rings Online fans rejoice! Your first expansion - Mines of Moria - is coming November 18th. Last time we took a look at it, we flew through the darkest depths of Durin's Way. » 11/06/08 10:40pm 11/06/08 10:40pm This time, these new screens give us a glimpse of the all famous Khazadum and Central Levels. Both of these areas are brand new and…

LOTR Online: Mines of Moria - A Trip Through Durin's Way


Prepare Lord of the Rings Online fans. It's almost time for you to get your hands on Mines of Moria - the first expansion for the MMO - is coming November 18th. There will be plenty of new features to look forward to such as the game's level cap being increased, new items, and the addition of two new classes,… » 10/24/08 8:00pm 10/24/08 8:00pm

Jeffrey Steefel on LOTRO Expansion, MMO Culture

Rock, Paper, Shotgun has a nice interview up with Turbine producer Jeffrey Steefel, mostly centered on the Lord of the Rings Online » 9/27/08 3:30pm 9/27/08 3:30pm forthcoming Mines of Moria expansion — also discussed are things like how Steefel perceives 's performance, expansion features, and issues of designing for a license. While is wide…

LOTR Online: Mines of Moria Teaser

Here it is folks, the first teaser for Lord of the Rings Online: Mines of Moria, LOTR Online's first expansion. Though not included in the video, Mines of Moria features two new character classes, ten additional levels and hundreds of new quests. What's also notable here is that existing players can download the… » 8/04/08 3:20pm 8/04/08 3:20pm

Interview: Turbine Confirms Console Project, Talks Future Plans

When we heard this morning that Turbine was planning to put part of its $40 million Time Warner-led investment to work doing console MMOs, we wondered if a console version of Dungeons & Dragons Online or Lord of the Rings Online could be in the works. » 6/10/08 5:30pm 6/10/08 5:30pm

Time Warner Hitches Its Star To Turbine With $40 Million Investment

Lord of the Rings Online developer Turbine has just snagged $40 million in equity financing primarily from Time Warner and GGV Capital, the company announced today. » 6/04/08 10:40am 6/04/08 10:40am